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25 September 2017 3:20 AM Scoop Business » NZ stocks, dollar tread water after election

Sept. 25 (BusinessDesk) – New Zealand markets are treading water as coalition talks get underway after Saturday’s general election although sentiment is also being weighed on by offshore events. Preliminary results show New Zealand First party leader Winston Peters firmly in a kingmaker position as all parties fell short of the necessary 61 seats to secure

25 September 2017 1:47 AM MARKET REACTION: NZ stocks, dollar tread water after election amidst uncertainty

New Zealand markets are treading water as coalition talks get underway after Saturday's general election although sentiment is also being weighed on by offshore events. Preliminary results show New Zealand First party leader Winston Peters firmly in a kingmaker position as all parties fell short of the necessary 61 seats to secure a parliamentary majority

25 September 2017 12:59 AM Is Trump All Talk on North Korea? The Uncertainty Sends a Shiver

Veterans of diplomacy and national security and specialists on North Korea fear that, whatever their intended result, Mr. Trump’s increasingly bellicose threats and public insults of the famously thin-skinned Mr. Kim could cause the United States to careen into a nuclear confrontation driven by personal animosity and bravado. “It does matter, because

24 September 2017 1:41 AM Donald Trump warns North Korea; says ‘they won’t be around much longer’

North Korea's Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho yesterday attacked Trump at the UN General Assembly, deriding him as a "mentally deranged" leader whose threats had increased the chances of military confrontation. US President Donald Trump has warned North Korea, saying if the country’s foreign minister was echoing thoughts of his supreme leader Kim Jong-Un 1

24 September 2017 1:41 AM Trump tweets threats against North Korea after UN speech

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Twitter on Saturday North Korea's Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho and leader Kim Jong Un “won't be around much longer” if Ri echoed the thoughts of “Little Rocket Man", an apparent reference to Kim. Ri told the United Nations General Assembly earlier on Saturday that targeting the U.S. mainland with its rockets was inevitable

23 September 2017 10:09 PM Trump insults make rocket attack 'inevitable': N Korea

Pyongyang's FM makes remarks in response to US President Donald Trump calling Pyongyang's leader 'rocket man'. North Korea has warned that US President Donald Trump's bellicose remarks against the Asian country and its leader will make the US mainland an "inevitable" target for rocket strikes. North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Hong remarks on Saturday

23 September 2017 7:27 PM North Korea official to UN: Trump on a suicide mission

Development usually sign country did nuclear test (CNN) - The ongoing war of words between the United States and North Korea saw several new fiery salvos Saturday, a day in which mysterious seismic activity in North Korea refueled concerns over the rogue nation's nuclear ambitions. North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho, speaking before the United

23 September 2017 6:43 PM North Korea: Mystery quake 'not nuclear test'

A shallow magnitude 3.4 tremor has been detected near North Korea's nuclear test site, but experts believe it was a natural earthquake. South Korea said the specific soundwaves of man-made quakes were not recorded, while China said the tremor's features were of a natural quake. North Korea - which has recently carried out a series of nuclear tests - has so far made no comments

23 September 2017 6:43 PM North Korean Minister Says Trump Is the One on a Suicide Mission

North Korea’s foreign minister unleashed a torrent of criticism at the United Nations General Assembly in response to President Donald Trump’s speech at the same venue, saying Pyongyang is ready for a preemptive nuclear attack if needed. Ri Yong Ho’s comments came hours after U.S. Air Force bombers flew over international waters east of North Korea

23 September 2017 5:27 AM Several vehicles crash near Taupō, SH1 closed

Fifteen people are being taken to hospitals for treatment after eight vehicles crashed on State Highway 1 north of Taupo. Police say the accident happened on the highway between Palmer Mill Road and Oruanui Road, near Wairakei, at 12.15pm on Saturday. A truck crashed into the back of a vehicle, then shunted a number of others. It is understood one of those